Apply to be a Summer Conference Assistant or Resident Advisor 2018-03-05T17:01:46+00:00

Howdy!

Thank you for your interest in the Summer Conference Assistant and/or Resident Advisor position within the Department of Residence Life.

There are three positions available for students to apply for – Conference Residential Service Assistant, Summer Support Conference Assistant, and Summer Resident Advisor. Find out more under the tabs below. If you still have questions, please feel free to contact us.

As a Summer Conference Assistant or Resident Advisor, you will have the opportunity to build leadership skills, nurture a community of Aggies, and develop skills that will be transferable long beyond your years in Aggieland. We are looking for individuals who are committed to building community, developing inclusive environments, and serving as a resource for their fellow Aggies. We are excited that you are interested in our selection process.

There is a two-part selection process for Summer Conference Assistant and Resident Advisor positions. This includes (1) an application review, and (2) an interview. Applicants who make the application review will be invited to a phone interview, hosted by a professional staff member from the Department of Residence Life. Applicants should be prepared for their interview by critically thinking about the requirements of the position they are applying for and why they would like to be part of the Department of Residence Life.

Selections and offers will be made after spring break.

Thank you for your interest in and applying for a Summer Conference Assistant or Resident Advisor position within the Department of Residence Life at Texas A&M University. Please review the information on this website as well as the Position Descriptions before you complete an application.

Conference Residential Services Assistant

The Conference Residential Services Assistant is required to live on-campus and will be responsible for paying room rent equal to that of a ramp style hall per summer term for a private room. Compensation will based on the number of years an individual has worked in this position, and is as follows:

  • Beginning rate: $774/month
  • 1st Anniversary: $852/month
  • 2nd Anniversary: $880/month
  • 3rd Anniversary: $893/month

If the CRSA leaves the position early for any reason, they will still be responsible for fulfilling the Housing Contract terms, including summer rent.

Summer Support Conference Assistant

The Summer Support Conference Assistant compensation is based on the number of years an individual has worked in this position, and is as follows:

  • Beginning rate: $8.75/hour
  • 1st Anniversary: $9.00/hour
  • 2nd Anniversary: $9.35/hour
  • 3rd Anniversary: $9.85/hour

Summer Resident Advisor

The Summer Resident Advisor is required to live on-campus and will be responsible for paying room rent equal to that of a ramp style hall per summer term for a private room. Compensation will based on the number of years an individual has worked in this position, and is as follows:

  • Beginning rate: $774/month
  • 1st Anniversary: $852/month
  • 2nd Anniversary: $880/month
  • 3rd Anniversary: $893/month

If the RA leaves the position early for any reason, they will still be responsible for fulfilling the Housing Contract terms, including summer rent.

Conference Residential Services Assistants and Summer Resident Advisors are required to live on campus for the term of their employment. Residence Life will ensure your housing application and placement is updated should you be hired.

Signed a lease off campus already? Unfortunately, Residence Life is not able to assist you with any penalties or fees for canceling a lease if you are offered the position.

You will receive the lowest approved rate, with a 10% discount off that rate, and live in a single room when you are accepted for the live in position. Rates without the discounts can be found on our rates page.

There is mandatory training for all Conference Assistants and Resident Advisors. Specific dates will be given during interviews and or after offers go out.

If a student employee participates in a student organization that has a conflicting event during this time, Residence Life will ask that employees attend training. Competing academic commitments will be approved on a case-by-case basis.

You are about to take the first step toward a different type of student employment and we’re delighted you’re considering the Summer Conference Assistant or Resident Advisor position! Applications are being accepted now.

To apply for either the Summer Conference Assistant or Resident Advisor position, click on the Apply Now! button below.

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Conference and Guest Services
Justin Varghese
Coordinator of Conference & Guest Services

Location:
Hullabaloo Hall, Suite 110

Hours of Operation:
8:00a.m. – 5:00p.m., M – F

Phone:
979.845.1279

Email: 
summerstaff@housing.tamu.edu
South Area Office
Brent Cockrell
Coordinator of Residence Life

Location:
The Commons, Suite 127

Hours of Operation:
8:00a.m. – 5:00p.m., M – F

Phone:
979.845.2235

Email:
summerstaff@housing.tamu.edu